The massacre in the small idyllic town of Beslan in Southern Russia (SEP 3, 2004), reminds many Hindu elders from West Punjab, Sindh, NWFP and EAST Bengal, still alive, of their own childhood.
Until the inauspicious start of the year 1947 there was peace all over. THE BRITISH RULED THE COUNTRY WITH A FIRM HAND.
Then the sudden ONSLAUGHT by Islam during which countless humans were slaughtered, creating countless young widows and orphans. It blighted the lives of millions.
Seeing murders, mayhem, bloodshed and dead bodies everywhere, we cursed the founder of Islam. We cursed the writer of Koran, and we openly cursed our BAD LUCK in having Muslims among us.